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$500K Cross-College Grant to Pay Undergraduate Students to Research Child and Family Health

Colleen Locke | July 25, 2018

Starting in the summer of 2019, and continuing through 2023, UMass Boston students will have the opportunity to apply for a paid summer research experience, exploring maternal, child, and family health alongside faculty mentors.

Dean Linda S. Thompson Named to South Shore Health System’s Board of Directors

Office of Communications | June 05, 2018

Linda S. Thompson, DrPH, RN, FAAN, professor and dean of UMass Boston's College of Nursing and Health Sciences, has been named to the South Shore Health System's board of directors.

UMass Boston’s 50th Commencement Ceremonies Begin Today

Office of Communications | May 09, 2018

Former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank and urban education advocate Geoffrey Canada, founder of the Harlem Children’s Zone, will deliver the principal addresses at UMass Boston’s 50th Commencement Ceremonies May 24 and 25.

UMass Boston Makes Forbes’ Top 300 List for America’s Best Value Colleges

Office of Communications | April 26, 2018

The University of Massachusetts Boston made the third annual list of Forbes’ America’s Best Value Colleges.

Four UMass Boston Programs in U.S. News’s 2019 Edition of Best Graduate Schools

Office of Communications | March 20, 2018

U.S. News & World Report 's 2019 edition of Best Graduate Schools, released today, includes four UMass Boston graduate programs in the top 100. UMass Boston's part-time MBA program also made the 2019 edition, at No. 204.

Professor to Be Inducted into International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | March 12, 2018

Hayman will be inducted in a ceremony at the society’s International Nursing Research Congress in Melbourne, Australia this July.

UMass Boston Professor, Alumna Inducted into American Academy of Nursing

Office of Communications | November 07, 2017

Two people with connections to UMass Boston are among the 2017 inductees into the American Academy of Nursing, Teri Aronowitz, and Pat Noga.

UMass Boston’s New CNHS Dean Committed to Erasing Health Disparities

Zach Herman | October 23, 2017

Linda Thompson, now the leader of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, has spent decades researching and working to close race- and class-based disparities in health care.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UMass Boston in Top Tier Nationally for Second Straight Year

Crystal Valencia | September 12, 2017

UMass Boston Moves Up 12 Spots in Annual Ranking of Top-Tier College and Universities

Professor Teri Aronowitz Selected as Fellow of American Academy of Nursing

Nahalia Carless, Communications Correspondent | August 23, 2017

UMass Boston professor is recognized for extraordinary contributions to nursing and health.